Welcome to the home page of Appraisal Advantage Group.

We are a leading provider of real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With years of experience in the business, we have a proven track record of reducing lenders' time, efforts and costs in managing the appraisal process.

We are a leading provider of appraisals for:

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgages
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Employee Relocation
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement


    Our investment in training and technology has helped our customers greatly reduce their workload. By offering on-line appraisal ordering, coupled with automatic report status updates and electronic delivery of the final product, we are able to eliminate the run around and phone tag hassles associated with this process. And since this process saves us money as well, we can keep our rates competitive with anybody in the industry.

  • Short Turn-Around Times
  • Highest-Quality Appraisal Reports
  • On-line Status Reports
  • Electronic Ordering and Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing


    Through this web site, you can perform a number of tasks. Ordering an appraisal is just a click of a button away. Or, spend some time and find out a bit more about the appraisal business.

  • The more you know, the better decision you can make. And check back frequently, as our content is always being updated.

     

    Mortgage News Daily:
     
    Foreclosure Starts Buck Generally Positive Mortgage Trends
    7/26/2016 10:39 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireForeclosure starts rose in June for the second month in a row but Black Knight Financial Services, in its "first look" at the month"s mortgage performance data, says the increase did not keep starts in the second quarter of 2016 from being at the lowest level in over 16 years. There were 69,300 for...Read More
     
    Price Appreciation Slowing Down -Case-Shiller
    7/26/2016 9:43 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireThe newly named S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices noted a continued rise in prices across the country although some monthly indices declined . The National Index which covers all nine census divisions, rose 5.0 percent on a non-seasonally adjusted basis from May 2015 to May 2016, the same annu...Read More
     
    New Home Sales Surge to 8-Year High
    7/26/2016 9:37 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireSales of newly constructed homes posted a gain in June, rising 3.5 percent from the May estimate. The Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development put new home sales for the month at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units compared to sales in May which were revised ...Read More
     
    FHA, VA, IRS, and Renegotiation Policy Changes; Upcoming Training and Events
    7/26/2016 8:13 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline PressThe capital markets are always changing, and the latest news to turn some heads is that JPMorgan Chase is streamlining its operations and will no longer settle Treasury trades for most dealers by the end of 2017. SIFMA data show that more than $500 billion of Treasur...Read More
     
    MBS Day Ahead: It Could Change Any Moment (but Probably Won"t)
    7/26/2016 8:03 AM
    Posted To: MBS CommentarySmart stakeholders in financial markets tend to avoid assuming or asserting that particular trading levels WILL behave in a particular way. There are always too many things that could happen, and we've seen seemingly logical predictions fall flat on their faces time and again w...Read More
     
    MBS RECAP: Visually Slightly Weaker, but Effectively Sideways
    7/25/2016 3:30 PM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryBond markets did nothing wrong today. There was a bit of red on trade screens (indicating modestly higher yields in Treasuries and lower MBS prices), but it was completely incidental in the bigger picture. Case in point, we've been watching a narrow range of 10yr yields between...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates Continue Sideways Slide Ahead of Fed
    7/25/2016 3:08 PM
    Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates were unchanged again today, making three out of the past 4 days where rates haven"t budged and 6 out of the past 7 days where rates moved by 0.01% or less, on average. That"s an exceptionally narrow range, and it speaks to indecision in financial markets ahead of thi...Read More
     
    Mountain West Home Prices Climb Higher -Black Knight
    7/25/2016 9:59 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireA strong market in the Mountain West drove U.S. home prices up 1.1 percent in May. The Black Knight Home Price Index (HPI) put Idaho , Utah , and Colorado in the top five states for price increases and metropolitan areas in the region accounted for eight of that top ten Prices were up 5.4 percent y...Read More
     
    Fannie, Freddie, And Lender Updates; New Non-QM and Pricing Engine Products
    7/25/2016 8:47 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline PressEvery day we have news coming out of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Some of the news is attempts at changing the structure of the two – being under government conservatorship under the FHFA is not a long-term solution – and some of the news pertains to progr...Read More
     
    MBS Day Ahead: Fed/Japan Announcements, Supply, and Data to Force Bonds From Sideways Range
    7/25/2016 8:09 AM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryBond markets begin another week in the same sideways range, still waiting for the same events to suggest the next concerted effort to take yields higher or lower. The difference from last week is that those events are actually on this week's calendar. The leaders of this group ...Read More